PIRTEK USA - Franchise
Quick Franchise Summary
PIRTEK is a unique B2B franchise and one of the few industrial franchises available. Where there’s industry, there’s demand for hydraulic and industrial hose replacement. With over 40 years of experience, PIRTEK reduces equipment downtime by repairing and maintaining hydraulic and pneumatic powered machines, keeping businesses in operation.
Franchise Cost, Fees & Facts for 2020
|Minimum Cash Required||$150,000|
|Net Worth Required||$750,000|
|Total Investment||$160,000 – $633,000|
|Franchise Fee||$20,000 – $50,000|
|# of Existing Units||92|
|Training & Support||Yes|
|Home Office Location||Rockledge, FL|
Available In These States:
- United States and Canada
PIRTEK USA - Franchise Information
With the PIRTEK system, you have over 40 years of experience and expertise on your side. You are in business for yourself, but not by yourself. Whether it's assisting you in finding a suitable location, or local marketing, the PIRTEK strategic system supports you every step of the way. As a PIRTEK franchisee, you will receive:
PIRTEK startup is quick and fully supported by the corporate team. We help you with site selection, buildout, equipment, inventory, vehicle acquisition, outfitting, certified training and proprietary computer software.
We provide industryleading training for the franchise owner and staff from our corporate headquarters. The sessions cover sales, marketing, accounting, administration, IT and technical training. You can obtain certifications recognized by the International Fluid Power Society.
We undertake targeted business development activities through national account programs. Franchises are also consistently supported by Regional Sales Managers who provide onsite support.
The PIRTEK corporate team helps with your marketing and advertising needs so you can focus on building the business. PIRTEK provides options for marketing materials, promotional products and sales programs to support growth. Our years in the market enable us to build partnerships and marketing programs with worldclass organizations such as Team Penske.
For Tier 2 franchises, accounting support is automatically provided for the first year of business and can be extended for a total of three years. Support includes financial budgeting, and assistance managing account payables and receivables.
Prior industry experience is NOT necessary. The most important requirement to starting your own PIRTEK franchise is a willingness to be hands-on with the business.
PIRTEK Offers Two Types of Franchise Options
Tier 1 - The estimated initial investment for a Tier 1 franchise starts at around $347K. Factors like the size and location of your business will determine exactly how much you’ll need to spend. Our Tier 1 hydraulic franchises are comprehensive businesses that include a retail store complete with staff of 5-7, along with at least 3 vehicles to offer service on-the-go.
Tier 2 - The estimated initial investment for a Tier 2 franchise starts at around $162K. These franchisees should plan on expanding into a Tier 1 franchise within a few years. A Tier 2 franchise allows them to generate the income and establish the customer base that will make this expansion possible. Our Tier 2 hydraulic franchises area mobile-only businesses that include 2 vehicles and a warehouse or storage facility for inventory.
PIRTEK participates in the Veterans Transition Franchise Initiative (VetFran), which provides business opportunities to veterans. If you are an honorably discharged U.S. military veteran, you may be eligible (ask about our special incentives for veterans).
A proven business model, a service that is in high demand, a franchisor who is committed to investing heavily in the PIRTEK brand, and a network of other franchisees at different stages of development that is always ready to offer advice and support…this is a strong business model that will remain strong. It takes time, but if you look after your people and your customers, and if you execute well, you will be successful. PIRTEK franchise owner – Georgia,
The network of franchisees is very supportive of each other. Questions get answered, and inventory gets shared. More recently, the support coming from PIRTEK USA has expanded and been very engaged. The PIRTEK USA sales team has directly influenced our sales growth and is appreciated. Finally, the annual meeting facilitates getting back together with other members of the network to catch up and share ideas, successes, and challenges PIRTEK franchise owner – Ohio,
I appreciate the national branding and name recognition; the franchise structure has strong systems and an exceptional product. It also give you as an franchisee, access to high quality products and materials. Another great perk is the buying power of the corporate structure, being backed by the team at PIRTEK USA you have the ability to source and find those products that our competitors might not be able to. Lastly, it is a big benefit to have the corporate sales and marketing support, to help you focus on running your business, while they handle all of the pinpointed specialty aspects of promoting the brand. PIRTEK franchise owner – Utah,
Training & Support
Training depending on position 1-2 wks - Support- Ongoing